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UF researcher tackles HPV vaccine skepticism, access in North Central Florida
With a $4 million, five-year National Institutes of Health grant, HOBI researcher Stephanie Staras, M.S.P.H., Ph.D., hopes to improve human papillomavirus vaccination rates in rural Florida by providing communication strategies for clinicians, clear information for parents, and transportation, health insurance navigation and vaccine access through UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute mobile clinics.